Monthly Archives: January 2017

The modern way of violin making…

Sometimes tradition can only take you so far and mechanisation is needed. The world of violin making is quite opposed to this, especially when Stradivari didn’t use it. In these two clips you see the merits of mechanisation in violin … Continue reading

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I shall not build an historic printing press…

Repeat after me: “I shall not build an historic printing press…” I use this mantra to keep myself from diving into another crazy project. Most readers of this blog know that the history of printing and its practice is something that … Continue reading

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Music of the streets

Sometimes it’s just nice to sit back and enjoy some great music. Some people asked to share the music I like most. To be honest that’s very hard, because I love a great variety of styles, from rock to baroque and … Continue reading

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